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Strangers Within: The Barghouti and the Bishara Criminal Trials

Leora Blsky

in Law and the Stranger

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804771542
eISBN:
9780804775151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804771542.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter focuses on two terror trials in Israel, one involving Azmi Bishara and another involving Marwan Barghouti. In both trials, the same acts of violence were considered: terrifying criminal ... More


Early Laws: 1930–1990

in Knowledge as Power: Criminal Registration and Community Notification Laws in America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757102
eISBN:
9780804771399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757102.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter traces the evolution of American criminal registration laws, starting in the 1930s when cities and counties rushed to enact laws. While motivated by fear of an increasingly mobile and ... More


Knowledge as Power: Criminal Registration and Community Notification Laws in America

Wayne A. Logan

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757102
eISBN:
9780804771399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757102.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Societies have long sought security by identifying potentially dangerous individuals in their midst. America is surely no exception. This book traces the evolution of a modern technique that has come ... More


Modern Laws: 1990–Today

in Knowledge as Power: Criminal Registration and Community Notification Laws in America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757102
eISBN:
9780804771399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757102.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Interest in criminal registration laws experienced a dramatic resurgence in the 1990s. While in 1990 only a handful of states had registration laws, by the middle part of the decade registration was ... More


“Quick Justice”: Punishing Robbers and Bandits

in Trial of Modernity: Judicial Reform in Early Twentieth-Century China, 1901-1937

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755863
eISBN:
9780804779500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755863.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter focuses on the harsh manner by which robbers and bandits were punished without due process. It examines the trial and execution of robbers and bandits outside the formal court system ... More


H.L.A. Hart, Second Edition

Neil MacCormick

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756785
eISBN:
9780804779562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756785.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This substantially revised second edition delivers an introduction to the life and works of H. L. A. Hart, noted Professor of Jurisprudence at the University of Oxford from 1952 to 1968. Hart ... More


Security and Freedom

John H. Barton

in International Law and the Future of Freedom

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804776691
eISBN:
9780804791083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804776691.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter considers the protection of freedom against today's combination of national governments and international organizations. It does so in the context of the needs associated with balancing ... More


Vulnerability, Sovereignty, and Police Power in the ASBO

Peter Ramsay

in Police and the Liberal State

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759328
eISBN:
9780804779777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759328.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The United Kingdom's Anti-Social Behaviour Order (ASBO) was enacted by the UK Parliament in the Crime and Disorder Act of 1998. It provided local authorities and police forces with a sweeping power ... More


Police and the Liberal State

Markus D. Dubber and Mariana Valverde (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759328
eISBN:
9780804779777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759328.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book advances a broad interdisciplinary and international project to refocus attention on the scope and function of modern governance through the lens of police power in its multiple ... More


Limited Liberty, Durable Patriarchy

Mark E. Kann

in Police and the Liberal State

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759328
eISBN:
9780804779777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759328.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter presents an account of the failure of American criminal law to rethink the patriarchal foundations of English criminal law in light of the liberal principles of the Revolution. Despite ... More


Michael Dalton

in Shaping the Common Law: From Glanvill to Hale, 1188-1688

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757140
eISBN:
9780804779593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757140.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter focuses on Michael Dalton's The Countrey Justice, extrinsic merits of which make the case for its status as a classic work of legal literature. First, The Countrey Justice provides the ... More


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